FRANCES (FRAN) LOUISE HEIMGARTNER (nee Jackson), of Marlton, NJ, passed away suddenly on Saturday, October 29th, 2022. She was 52 yrs. of age. Born in Philadelphia, PA residing in Marlton for the past 22 years.
Frances was an Emergency Department Nurse for more than 20 years who dedicated her life to caring for others. She received a Daisy Award for excellence in nursing care and was continuously recognized for her outstanding contributions. Frances received her associate of Applied Science Nursing from Rowan College at Burlington County and a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from Stockton University.
Frances' faith was an essential part of her life. She was a member of the Fellowship Alliance Chapel of Medford, NJ where she joined the medical team and was immersed in many aspects of the church community.
She was the beloved Mother of Thomas P. Drayton of Portland, OR, Matthew J. Drayton (Rachael) of Sioux Falls, SD, Kristin M. Drayton of Franklin Park, NJ and Jenna C. Heimgartner of Marlton, NJ. In addition to her four children, Frances was a proud Cat Mom to her two fur babies, Jackson, and Cole whom she loved dearly. She was the loving grandmother (Abuelita) to Olivia and Charlotte Drayton. She is also survived by her parents Harry and Frances Jackson of Georgetown, TX, siblings, Harry (Jennifer), Theresa, and David, as well as many aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces, and nephews.
Relatives and friends are invited to greet the family on Saturday, November 12th, 2022, from 10:00 –11:00 AM at the Fellowship Alliance Chapel, 199 Church Road, Medford, NJ, where a Celebration of her life will be held at 11:00 AM. Interment will be private and at the convenience of the family. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of the BRADLEY & STOW FUNERAL HOME, Medford, NJ. In lieu of other expressions of sympathy the family requests donations to the following go fund me page for the benefit of the children: https://gofund.me/b09761a4